Clarence L. Culpepper1

Male, #7345, (15 Jul 1919 - Sep 1977)
Father*John Tilman Culpepper (5 Mar 1876 - 16 Aug 1953)
Mother*Azilene Sanford (22 Dec 1881 - 31 May 1929)
Nickname  Clarence L. Culpepper also went by the name of Tobe Culpepper. 
Birth*15 Jul 1919 Clarence was born at Covington Co., Mississippi, on 15 Jul 1919.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Mose and Clarence was listed as a son in John Tilman Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Seminary, Covington Co., Mississippi.3 
Death of Mother31 May 1929 His mother Azilene Sanford died on 31 May 1929.4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Clarence was listed as a son in John Tilman Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Seminary, Covington Co., Mississippi.5 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He enlisted in Camp Shelby, Forrest Co., Mississippi, and served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(Drafted, US Army.)6 
Marriage*say 1946 He married Margie Louise Kelly say 1946. 
Death of Father16 Aug 1953 His father John Tilman Culpepper died on 16 Aug 1953.4 
SSN*1955 His Social Security Number was issued in 1955 in Mississippi.2 
Death*Sep 1977 He died at Seminary, Covington Co., Mississippi, in Sep 1977 at age 58.2 

Family

Margie Louise Kelly (circa 1925 - 21 Mar 2014)
Marriage*say 1946 He married Margie Louise Kelly say 1946. 
Child
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Orphan / John Culpepper of Marion Co., MS: Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from Cindy Sanford, Covington Co., MS.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 1, Sheet 149, Page 14A, Lines 21-30 Seminary, Covington Co., MS (22 Jan 1920)
    J. T. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 44, md, MS/MS/MS Farmer
    Azilene Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 41, md, MS/MS/MS
    May Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 22, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Irine Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 19, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Moses Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, MS/MS/MS Laborer
    Marie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 14, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Millie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 10, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Iva Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 7, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Leo Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Clarence Culpepper, Son, M. Wh, 6/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  4. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ms/covington/cemeteries/bethelba27gcm.txt
    Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, near Seminary, Covington Co., MS
    + John Joseph Culpepper, 3 Apr 1875 - 16 Aug 1953
    + Azzie Sanford Culpepper, 22 Dec 1881 - 31 May 1929.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 16-2, Page 15A, Beat 1, Seminary, Covington Co., MS
    Own Home, Radio=N
    John J Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 56, Wid, MS/MS/MS, Log Sawyer, Saw Mill, Vet=N
    Lea Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 15, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Clarence Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  6. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Clarence L Culpepper, born 1919 in MS, White, Single, Education: Grammar School, Height/Wt: 71/130; Resided in: Covington Co., MS; Enlisted 1 May 1941 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).